Non-allergic asthma: Introduction
Non-allergic asthma: Non-allergic asthma is a type of asthma that is not triggered by exposure to an allergen. Non-allergic asthma involves constriction and inflammation of the airways that can be caused by such things as exercise, cold air, cigarette smoke and inhalation of chemicals.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Non-allergic asthma is available below.
Symptoms of Non-allergic asthma
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symptoms of Non-allergic asthma
Treatments for Non-allergic asthma
- Medications such as bronchodilators and corticosteroids
- Management of asthma, and medications used to prevent and treat symptoms depends on the frequency and severity of symptoms. Treatments for asthma include:
- Avoidance of triggers - certain medications, dust, chemical exposure
- Avoidance of cigarette smoking - smoking cessation and avoidance of others smoking
- Utilisation of an asthma action plan and self monitoring
- more treatments...»
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Home Diagnostic Testing
Home medical testing related to Non-allergic asthma:
- Child Behavior: Home Testing
- Child General Health: Home Testing
Wrongly Diagnosed with Non-allergic asthma?
Non-allergic asthma: Complications
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Causes of Non-allergic asthma
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Less Common Symptoms of Non-allergic asthma
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Non-allergic asthma: Undiagnosed Conditions
Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:
Misdiagnosis and Non-allergic asthma
Mild worm infections undiagnosed in children: Human worm infestations, esp. threadworm, can be overlooked in some cases,
because it may cause only mild or even absent symptoms.
Although the most common...read more »
Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the
more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed
(it can, of course, also...read more »
Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue
with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood pressure.
The "cuff" around the arm to measure blood...read more »
Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be
correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients.
These patients are not the typical migraine sufferers, but migraines can also...read more »
Chronic lung diseases hard to diagnose: Some of the chronic lung diseases
are difficult to diagnose.
Even the well-knowns conditions such as asthma or lung cancer often fail to be diagnosed...read more »
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Non-allergic asthma: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Hospitals & Clinics: Non-allergic asthma
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Non-allergic asthma: Rare Types
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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Non-allergic asthma
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Non-allergic asthma: Animations
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Prognosis for Non-allergic asthma
Prognosis for Non-allergic asthma:
A good prognosis for asthma relies on adhering to treatment therapies which may involve medications, preventative medications and avoidance of triggering factors. Although asthma can be a serious life-threatening condition, death is relatively uncommon.
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Research about Non-allergic asthma
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Non-allergic asthma: Broader Related Topics
Types of Non-allergic asthma
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